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East Aurora NY: The Roycroft Shop, 1902. Illustrated by Port tissue frontis, "Title page, headbands and tailpieces by Samuel Warner. Compositor Charles Rosen, Pressman Otto Franz. Copy. First thus edition. c.1843. Suede yapped binding replaced with red J. Hewit acid free Cawburn Goat, Dodin waxed Marbled endpapers in matching slipcase with red morocco edges and white stamped title. 8vo. pp.… Read more
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New York: Heritage Press, (1942). Illustrated by Frontis and 11 tipped in watercolor plates by William Blake. First thus edition. c.1678. Tan linen with leather spine title, topboard stamp in brown. 8vo. pp. 189. Colophon. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued/Near Fine. One spot of stain to ffep fore-edge. Slipcase recovered by Karen Thompson Bullock in brown Japanese Matsua paper. Listed… Read more
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Philadelphia: Hubbard Bros, 1872. Illustrated by "Profusely illustrated" in black and white. First thus edition. c.1719. Original green blind-stamped cloth boards and gilt print spine restored with acid free cloth backing, new Dodin endpapers, new headbands, a.e.g. 8vo. pp. 528. Very Good. Toned pages. jpgWritten from 1704-13, it remains one of the favorite tales of fiction..
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PILGRIM'S PROGRESS, The.

by Bunyan, John 1628-1688.

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, n.d. Illustrated by Color frontis and green illustrated end papers. First thus edition. c.1678 part I; c.1684 part II. Lime green cloth with navy print and decoration. 8vo. pp. 350, [4] Ads. Very Good/In like jacket/No price in mylar. The Children's Favorite Stories for Boys and Girls of Every Age Series. Color mottling to topboard:… Read more
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image of PILGRIM'S PROGRESS  from this World from that Which is to Come with a memoir of Bunyan and Macaulay's Essay on The Pilgrims Progress. Freely illustrated, The.

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Boston: Lothrop Publishing Co, n.d. (ca.1890). Illustrated by Lithograph frontis and two additional, b&w text drawings throughout. First thus edition. c.1678. Original illustrated paper boards, Hewit red dyed goat quarter binding with gilt stamped title, black ruled pages, new Dodin endpapers and period headbands. 8vo. pp. 486. Index. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Light board wear. Nice copy. Bunyan wrote… Read more
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London: Collins, 1966. Illustrated by Port frontis. Reprinted edition. c.1678 part I; c.1684 part II. c.1953. Navy cloth, gilt pr. & dec. spine, top edge navy. 8vo. pp. 319, [1] bibliography. Fine/No jacket, as issued. Wonderful reading copy of the Classic English Allegory. Hugh Ross Williamson 1901-78 prolific historian, dramatist and amateur ghost hunter..
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1934. Illustrated by Port frontis and facsimile first page. First edition. posthulmously published. Green linen with gilt facsimile signature on topboard, gilt on black spine lable, pattern eps, a.e.black. Inscribed by "Mother from Leonard, May 1934. Mary D. Ware" on ffep. 8vo. pp. 128. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Overall toning..
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PRINCESS, The.

by Tennyson, Alfred (Lord) 1809-92.

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1911). Illustrated by Howard Christy Chandler page drawings and full pages color illustrations. First thus edition. c.1847 (UK Poet Laureate 1850-92). Bertha Stuart binding, gloss paper. 4to. pp. unpaginated. Near Fine/Lacks jacket. Ink inscription "for Margaret Denny Duncan from her mother, Xmas 1911" on ffep. Minor cover wear; removed price sticker rear pastedown; internally fine. Basis for… Read more
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WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, The.

by Shakespeare, William 1564-1616.

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Westminster and Philadelphia: Archibald Constable and J.B. Lippincott (Butler & Tanner The Selwood Printing, London), n.d. Illustrated by Color lithography tissue frontis and 1-2 addition plates per volume by various authors. c.1900 from one dated lithograph. 20 volumes. Original ribbed burgundy cloth, gilt pr & dec spines, uncut and unopened, t.e.g. navy marking ribbons, green border eps, thick paper issue.… Read more
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Personal History of DAVID COPPERFIELD, The.

by Dickens, Charles 1812-1870.

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Norwalk, CT: Heritage Press, (1965). Illustrated by John Austen. Second thus edition. c.1937. Blue cloth, gilt print spine, cream unprinted paper covered slipcase. 8vo (23,5cm). pp. xvi, 821. As New/No jacket, as issued/In like slipcase. Copy of Heritage Club Sandglass on featured title (4 pages, as new) laid in. How this book came to be by John T. Winterich..
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New York: Charles Scribner, 1864. [early American] edition. Quarter leather over marbled boards, eps and fore-edges, 4 raised bands. Medium 8vo. pp. xix, 620, [4] blank. Very Good. Caps, edges and corners worn and starting to chip, foxing starting. Solid copy seeking volume 2; 1861 author preface..
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D. H. LAWRENCE: Novelist, Poet, Prophet.

by Spender, Stephen, Editor.

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New York: Harper & Row, 1973. Illustrated by B/W photographs. First US edition. Red cloth. 8vo. pp. 250. Very Good/In like jacket/Clipped price in mylar. Light soil back panel, edgewear, closed tear..
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896. Illustrated by Tissue port frontis and plates. Works edition. Red cloth, decorated spine, uncut, teg. 8vo. pp. 358. Near Fine/No jacket, as issued. Minor cover wear..
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DAY'S WORK, The.

by Kipling, Rudyard 1865-1936.

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New York: Doubleday, McClure , 1898. Illustrated by 8 b/w plates, line drawings. First American edition. Green embossed cloth decorated black, gilt print, t.e.g., uncut. 8vo. pp. [xii], 431. VG+/No jacket, as issued/In mylar protector. Cap and joint rubbing, hinges starting, pages and plates fine..
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TALES FROM SHAKSPEARE (sic).

by [Shakespeare] Lamb, Charles and Mary.

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Boston: Joseph Knight, n.d. Illustrated by Tissue frontis and 9 plates, H. Pille etchings by L. Monzies with tissue guards. Reprint edition. (c.1807 London two volumes). Vellum backed silk covered boards, teg, uncut. 16mo (16cm). pp. [iv], 388. Good/No jacket, as issued. Edgeworn and soiled boards, owner bookplate, (ink gift inscription, 1892). Volume 2 of 2 only..
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (Trow's), 1924. Illustrated by Color cover, title and 9 plates by N.C. Wyeth. Later edition. (c.1920). Black cloth, color paste-down topboard. Cr.4to. pp. [ii], 502, [2] Ads. Appendix, Index. VG-/No jacket. Dull and lightly mottled cover with VG paste-down, internally VG, foxing starting and separated publisher's misglue at rear ep and pastedown edge..
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Works, Illustrated Sterling Edition.

by Eliot, George [Mrs. George Henry Lewes] 1819-1880.

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Boston: Dana Estes & Co, n.d. Illustrated by Frontis with captioned tissues and plates. ca. early 1900's. 8 volumes. Half brown morocco, marbled boards and end papers, gilt decorated and stamped spine, teg. Large Post 8vo. Very Good. Pencil gift inscription 1910 volume one. Head chipping to two volumes, spine chipping at titles to three volumes (one title not readable),… Read more
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Boston: Estes and Lauriat (University Press), n.d (ca. 1870). Illustrated by each volume with b/w tissue frontis and 15 additional plates. (from the 20 volume) Handy Volume edition. 6 volumes. Burgundy marbled boards, endpapers and edges, half burdundy morocco with five raised bands, gilt tooled and stamped spine. Cr.8vo. pp. 392; 391; 457; 443; 404; 414. Near Fine/No jacket,… Read more
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Boston: Jordan, Marsh & Co. (Beewick & Smith), 1887. Illustrated by 214 drawings in text by the author, Richard Doyle, Mrs. Butler, George Du Maurier, John Collier, H. Furniss, G.G. Kilburne, M. Fitzgerald, J.P. Atkinson and W.J. Webb. Reprint edition. c.1849 London, c.1869 Tauchnitz and Smith, Elder, c.1887 Worthington Co., NY (with 118 illustrations). Olive silk, decorated black, printed gilt… Read more
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Boston: Little Brown, 1945. US Bookclub edition. c.1944, abbreviated parts in Town & Country, c.1945, London, wraps. Red cloth dec & pr black. 12mo. pp. 351. Near Fine/No jacket. Minor wear. Nice reading copy of US bookclub preceding the first US trade..
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